Car Wars the Way It Was Meant To Be Played

If you've ever played Car Wars, the pen-and-paper game of post-apocalyptic vehicular combat, chances are that you probably love it despite all its flaws. Now, imagine playing it on a 12' by 8' 3D city block filled with skyscrapers, ramps, an overpass and carnage, not to mention 15 other psychotic drivers. Scared yet?… » 6/29/08 2:30pm 6/29/08 2:30pm

Five Scifi Miniatures Games That Are Maximally Cool

There are few things in life quite as satisfying as commanding your cyborg hordes to wage war against the grognard across the kitchen table. Whether you prefer to blast Darkseid with your heat vision or lead a heavy lance in a raid against one of the Inner Sphere houses, miniatures games will meet your need for… » 4/09/08 8:40am 4/09/08 8:40am

The Meanest Car Wins, In Post-WWIII Wasteland

The only way to survive the fall of America is to build the most bad-ass car in the universe, and then roll out and destroy everybody else's cars. Mad Max and Death Race 2000 came to life at the roll of your six-sided dice in Car Wars, the classic 1980s strategy game. You would rack up "points" and use them to add… » 2/26/08 2:35pm 2/26/08 2:35pm